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Latham Centers

Brewster, Massachusetts
Latham Centers offers nationally known, innovative treatment for Prader-Willi Syndrome in a tranquil and beautiful setting on Cape Cod. Latham Centers is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We are are approved, as a private needs school by The Massachusetts Department of Elementary &... Full Bio
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Making the Best of the Winter at Latham Centers by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Between snowy cabin fever, pending vacation home visits, ‘goody bag anxiety’ and other stressful situations, it’s been a challenging couple of weeks for ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: Caregiver Fatigue by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Whether you are a parent, staff person, or teacher there are days that are simply exhausting! Giving everything you have to another person, especially if that person i ... Read on »
A Successful New Year/New Works Art Show by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Latham Center Art Show Reception from Lower Cape TV . The students, residents, staff and Board of Directors of Latham Centers would like to thank the Brews ... Read on »
What My School Means to Me by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics What My School Means to MeBy: Ryan Lots of laughing and funny jokes. Acquiring different students and staff. Teachers are great for teaching all of my classes. Having ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: Surviving Meltdowns by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Despite all of your efforts and planning there may come a time when an escalated situation becomes out of control. Here are some things to consider if a meltdown goes ... Read on »
What My School Means to Me by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics What My School Means To MeBy: Alexandra Latham School means a lot to me. The staff and peers and Circle of Courage are helpful in so many ways using Genero ... Read on »
LATHAM PROFILES: Ron Sume by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics LATHAM PROFILES: Ron Sume Activities for Daily Living Teacher Ron has worked at Latham Centers in the Children's Program since July 8th, 2001. Throughout this inter ... Read on »
Lights, Camera, Action! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics The “Lights Camera Action Club” on campus is a favorite by many students. Led by staffers Meghan Pouliot and Monique Williams, this club offers students the ab ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: Saying Goodbye by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Saying goodbye to paid support people is an inevitable reality of our children's lives. There will be teachers, aides, direct care personnel, therapists, and doctors ... Read on »
What My School Means to Me by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics What My School Means to Meby: Patrick What school means to me is having a good education, good grades, friends, safety, being organized, respectful, responsib ... Read on »
Snow Day at Latham Centers! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Enjoying the blizzard at Latham! Read on »
Principal’s Corner! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics We are winding down here at the school house with all our Alternative Testing Portfolios! Teachers have been doing a fabulous job over the last few months creating inv ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: Sensory Tools by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Many of my weekly column readers write in asking what sensory tools work best with PWS individuals. There is no easy answer because it is specific to each individual ... Read on »
Lower Cape TV Visits "New Year/New Works" Art Show by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Latham Art Show from Lower Cape TV on Vimeo . Lower Cape TV speaks with John Bonanni about the art show, "New Year/New Works" on display now at Brewster Ladies' ... Read on »
Living and Thriving with PWS by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Latham Centers is proud and grateful to announce a new monthly blog column by Derek M., a 24 year-old Latham adult resident with Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS). Derek ... Read on »
Latham School "New Year/New Works" Art Show Reception Thursday, Jan. 22nd at Brewster Ladies'... by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics On behalf of Latham School, we cordially invite you to a student art show reception on Thursday, January 22nd from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m at the Brewster Ladies' Library. T ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: Harnessing the Power of Social Stories (a guest post) by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Our view of the world is a combination of early experiences: successes and failures, memories of trial and error as well as a compilation of how the outside world ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: Hypothermia by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Hypothermia and Warning Signs As many of us face record cold this January, I would like to share about hypothermia and its warning signs:    Hypothermia ... Read on »
Strike! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Finding meaningful work to match the abilities and goals of our students is an exciting part of Latham Works, the campus-based vocational program of Latham Schoo ... Read on »
LATHAM PROFILES: Meghan Pouliot by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Latham Profiles: Meghan Pouliot Teacher at Latham Centers What do you enjoy most about your job? The best part of my job is when I see the students worki ... Read on »